#70: Lou Rosenfeld (Lou's Performance Centre) - Innovation, Technology & the Impact of Covid-19 on the Ski Business
Hello and welcome to episode #70 of the rose bros podcast!
This episode we are joined by entrepreneur - Lou Rosenfeld (MSc, Engineering) - owner of Lou's Performance Centre.
Lou's provides ski boot fitting services, sells high performance ski equipment, bikes and everything else in between.
In short, Lou’s specializes in adapting ski equipment with the knowledge of Biomechanics and modern pressure/balance measuring tools to setup alpine skiers for their day on the slopes.
Lou has also published numerous academic papers on everything from the science of boot fitting, to avalanche transceivers.
In addition, Lou graduated from the the University of Calgary with a Masters of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering (Biomechanics), and the Oregon Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering.
We sat down for a smooth cup of rose bros coffee and talked about Covid-19's impact on the ski industry, innovation and technology in ski equipment, learning to ski better, good books and a lot more.